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New Year, Fresh Start.....

New year and facing separation . Making positive choices
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Uber decision: Continued...

Uber to take appeal over ruling on drivers' status to UK Supreme Court
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The Myth of the Common Law Marriage

Family law director, Laura Clapton explains the myth of the common law marriage.

'Tis the season...

Melanie Webb, our specialist Divorce and Family Solicitor explains how people can often lose sight of what’s important at Christmas time. For some, it’s an opportunity to take some much needed time off work and spend it with our families and for others, it’s a joyous religious and cultural celebration. However, admittedly for some families, it can be a season of stress, worry and sleepless nights.
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“No fault divorce” – risky concept or long overdue?

This article explores the concept of "no fault divorce" and whether our current divorce law needs reform.
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The importance of pensions on divorce

Family Solicitor, Laura Clapton considers the importance of pensions on divorce and why they should not be overlooked when negotiating a settlement.
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Mental Health at Work

Recent recommendations for employers with regards to how to better support the mental health of their employees.

Will my Divorce be Confidential?

Quite often we are faced with the question of what information about a divorce will remain confidential and what information may work its way into the public arena. Melanie Webb, our specialist Family and Matrimonial Solicitor goes on to explain.